Trade mark decision

BL Number
O/229/06
Decision date
10 August 2006
Hearing Officer
Mr D Landau
Mark
SKYFIX
Classes
09, 38
Registered Proprietor
Fugro NV
Applicants for Revocation
British Sky Broadcasting Group Plc
Application for Revocation
Sections 46(1)(a) and/or 46(1)(b)

Result

Application for revocation, Section 46(1)(a) partially successful.

Points Of Interest

  • None

Summary

The evidence of use persuaded the Hearing Officer that there had been genuine use, but not across the full range of the specifications. He therefore reduced the specification to the apparatus and services upon which use had been precisely demonstrated. As both sides had achieved a measure of success the Hearing Officer ruled that each should bear it s own costs.

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